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Posted 13 December 2018 - 08:46 PM

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I think I just heard the rain showers on the roof..sigh



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Posted 13 December 2018 - 09:12 PM

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Listening to "Winter Weather" and "Let it Snow" isn't exactly pleasant when it's 50 and sunny out.


Nope. Don't hit the "feels" quite the same. Not at all.
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Posted 13 December 2018 - 10:02 PM

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Just heard thunder at 1:00 am. On December 14th. Sigh
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Posted 18 December 2018 - 08:33 PM

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Honestly at this rate, I wouldn't be shocked to see us without a single subzero low this year. It's happened once before here. Not saying it will happen, but as long as the PV favors Eurasia, as well as areas North of here having little to no snowpack, it'll be hard to come across any real cold. By the time any drastic pattern change happens at this rate, it may be too late or not intense enough to support subzeros. Especially seeing models are showing a somewhat similar pattern for January, albeit less dry.

>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 18 December 2018 - 10:01 PM

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Zzzz hopefully some more interesting weather awaits in Chile.
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Posted 19 December 2018 - 07:17 PM

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Honestly at this rate, I wouldn't be shocked to see us without a single subzero low this year. It's happened once before here. Not saying it will happen, but as long as the PV favors Eurasia, as well as areas North of here having little to no snowpack, it'll be hard to come across any real cold. By the time any drastic pattern change happens at this rate, it may be too late or not intense enough to support subzeros. Especially seeing models are showing a somewhat similar pattern for January, albeit less dry.

 

Feb 1899, it happened in Chicago next to Lk. Michigan. It can certainly happen in The Plains by you. Hoping you aren't suffering with bare ground tho like they did.


Winter 2018-19 Snow Total = 55.3"  Largest Storm: 2x 7" (1/28-29 & 1/18-19)        Oct: 0.0 Nov: 15.2 Dec: 2.0 Jan: 21.7 Feb: 14.1 Mar: 2.3 Apr: 0.0 

 

Annual avg for mby = 49.9"  Avg for last 10 seasons = 67.4" (135% of normal)

2017-18 = 68.3"   2016-17 = 52"   2015-16 = 57.4"   2014-15 = 55.3"   2013-14 = 100.6" (coldest & snowiest in the modern record!)  2012-13 = 47.2"   2011-12 = 43.7"

 

Notable Blizzards/Snowstorms in SWMI: Nov 2015, Feb 2015, Jan 2014Feb 2011, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Jan 1982, Jan 1979, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, March 1973, Jan 1967, March 1947, Jan 1918

 

Legit Blizzards (high winds and dbl digit snows): Feb 2011, Dec 2009, Jan 2005, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Nov 1989, Jan 1982, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, Apr 1975, Mar 1973, Jan 1967

 

"Long range winter forecasting - it's like tossing darts in a hurricane.."  "In my day, they didn't name 'em, they just called 'em blizzards! *Shakes fist in air and ambles away mumbling to himself" and to think kids nowadays get day's off school because the wind blew. I think in '78 we only got 1 day off”  "..It's the U.P. where there are two seasons. Winter, and three months of bad skiing.."


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Posted 23 December 2018 - 11:40 PM

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Usually don't post here as I'am always postive in life. But lately down. Being a snow lover. Other things matter more in life, but this as a weather deal?   DSM is easily on pace (2.7" through this season of snow as of this writing ) the record low is is between 8.5 and 9.0" for a winter season. It just doesn't snow anymore in the DSM area--- which would lead one to believe DSM is due...-- I haven't even needed a snowblower in the last 3 years and the last two years; a shovel has been basically replaced buy a broom or air blower--  broom when we do get snow showers. Desperate  in Des Moines... Asking for help for my mental stability. :o) The constant brown ground has got me down--- what do I do??? HA. Those who think Nebraska is down- what about DSM? Will hang up and listen to thoughts and ideas... Past the  point of even Tom helping- I think I need serious professional help.....


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2018-19 Snowfall- 47.0" - JAN 19'   18.7" (7th all time snowiest) Feb 19' 25.7" (All Time Snowiest FEB)  JAN and FEB 19' first back to back double digit snow months since J/F of 2011


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Posted 24 December 2018 - 04:29 AM

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I feel for you Grizz, especially this year. As for the Nebraska thing, I will say this is the one year we've done better than you. We've been down too. Your complaints in here are very valid, but so are ours.

>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 25 December 2018 - 06:12 AM

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I find it funny how many people are complaining in the other threads with zero criticism. I don't have a problem with complaining in other threads, but the people who do are oddly.... Quiet 🤔. Especially considering some of those are the ones complaining about Nebraska posters constantly. Justttttt saying.

>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 25 December 2018 - 06:23 AM

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Merry Christmas LNK!
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Posted 25 December 2018 - 06:37 AM

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Merry Christmas LNK!


You too buddy!
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>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 28 December 2018 - 02:29 AM

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06Z GFS says let it snow where it snows and NO SNOW where it doesnt snow.And it doesn't snow anymore in C.IA. At least to make 1" in a 24hr period. This pattern sucks. I personally think DSM has a serious shot of going under 15" of snow for the winter season and a good shot at breaking the all time record for least snowiest (between 8-9")

 

Any takers??? I give 10 to 1 on the least snowiest winter on record  at this range for DSM--- which really should be 137:1. ( or so)   2.7" through the end of DEC should be enticing. I take bets via paypal - Who  wants to make a proposition? Talk is cheap. Actions matter and results are worth bragging. I like Tom and all, but if he was a betting man with his positiviness - he would be bankrupt . No issues agst TOM- he brings light to my day, but nothing in C.IA (not mby, but a large region) is going on. It's the worst winter since -- 2-3 years ago. Winters here have consistently sucked to the point that even OMA and LNK have more snow in the past 3 years than DSM to this date. (no issues to my friends out W-- just that typically DSM sees more moisture than you)   I'am willing to wager that DSM will not see over 15" the entire winter which I believe is at least top 10 crap.  One - two or even 5 times - I get it, randomness. But this is talking 20 or so storms (events)  since last Winter where DSM has gotten not only the shaft, but the ladder to the abyss. One would think averages would work out, but averages in DSM over the past 4-5 years for snowfall are near lowest ever observed for any 4-5 period since 1878/.

 

d**n AGM GLobal Warming. I might just buy some "carbon credits" --- to "offset" this anomaly. Bigger "HA!" . But some take it serious, so I regress. Even myself after a weather rant and being passionate and all understand that the weather is uncontrollable and that life posses bigger issues (which I have) . It's like randomness in a bottle--- just wish this "randomness" would come around here some time this winter-- I will even take next winter. Enough. Sorry for the rant. And I wish the snow lovers the best. Get it when you can, cause the lean times are coming. 


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2018-19 Snowfall- 47.0" - JAN 19'   18.7" (7th all time snowiest) Feb 19' 25.7" (All Time Snowiest FEB)  JAN and FEB 19' first back to back double digit snow months since J/F of 2011


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Posted 29 December 2018 - 10:22 AM

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Can we skip to May please. I only ever like winter if its cold with snow. Mild with 2-4" here and there is just meh and worth skipping to me.


2018-19 Snowfall:

 

TOTAL: 48.0"

 

(Nov. 9: 0.6") (Nov. 17: 2.9") (Dec. 31: 0.5") (Jan. 12: 4.7") (Jan. 19: 5.7") (Jan. 22: 5.0") (Jan. 26: 1.5") (Jan. 28: 3.0") (Jan. 31: 3.1") (Feb. 10: 1.2") (Feb. 12: 8.2") (Feb. 17: 7.8") (Feb. 20: 4.0")

 

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Posted 30 December 2018 - 04:33 PM

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I have always thought animals have a sense we humans do not. Today (no joke) I saw several large flocks of Canadian Geese flying NORTH. I think they sense that foreseeable future is more March like than the dead of winter.


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2018-19 Snowfall- 47.0" - JAN 19'   18.7" (7th all time snowiest) Feb 19' 25.7" (All Time Snowiest FEB)  JAN and FEB 19' first back to back double digit snow months since J/F of 2011


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Posted 30 December 2018 - 07:10 PM

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I'm just hoping we don't see trees starting back up in February like we did in 2017.

>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 31 December 2018 - 05:43 PM

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Hiema is Latin for “winter”, according to google translate.

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2018-19 Snowfall:

 

TOTAL: 48.0"

 

(Nov. 9: 0.6") (Nov. 17: 2.9") (Dec. 31: 0.5") (Jan. 12: 4.7") (Jan. 19: 5.7") (Jan. 22: 5.0") (Jan. 26: 1.5") (Jan. 28: 3.0") (Jan. 31: 3.1") (Feb. 10: 1.2") (Feb. 12: 8.2") (Feb. 17: 7.8") (Feb. 20: 4.0")

 

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Posted 31 December 2018 - 06:59 PM

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Hiema is Latin for “winter”, according to google translate.

 

:lol:  funny but sad :(


Winter 2018-19 Snow Total = 55.3"  Largest Storm: 2x 7" (1/28-29 & 1/18-19)        Oct: 0.0 Nov: 15.2 Dec: 2.0 Jan: 21.7 Feb: 14.1 Mar: 2.3 Apr: 0.0 

 

Annual avg for mby = 49.9"  Avg for last 10 seasons = 67.4" (135% of normal)

2017-18 = 68.3"   2016-17 = 52"   2015-16 = 57.4"   2014-15 = 55.3"   2013-14 = 100.6" (coldest & snowiest in the modern record!)  2012-13 = 47.2"   2011-12 = 43.7"

 

Notable Blizzards/Snowstorms in SWMI: Nov 2015, Feb 2015, Jan 2014Feb 2011, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Jan 1982, Jan 1979, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, March 1973, Jan 1967, March 1947, Jan 1918

 

Legit Blizzards (high winds and dbl digit snows): Feb 2011, Dec 2009, Jan 2005, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Nov 1989, Jan 1982, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, Apr 1975, Mar 1973, Jan 1967

 

"Long range winter forecasting - it's like tossing darts in a hurricane.."  "In my day, they didn't name 'em, they just called 'em blizzards! *Shakes fist in air and ambles away mumbling to himself" and to think kids nowadays get day's off school because the wind blew. I think in '78 we only got 1 day off”  "..It's the U.P. where there are two seasons. Winter, and three months of bad skiing.."


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Posted 04 January 2019 - 10:57 PM

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Wow...this blows lol. Things better change and change FAST.


2018-2019 Snowfall Totals So Far : 59.5"

 

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Posted 05 January 2019 - 10:13 AM

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I'm about ready to start rooting for severe wx.
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>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 05 January 2019 - 01:15 PM

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Wow...this blows lol. Things better change and change FAST.


Didn’t you get the memo Craig? Winter around here has been cancelled until further notice LOL.

Just get out and enjoy the 50 degree weather and warm sun in early January...
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Posted 05 January 2019 - 08:32 PM

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I'm about ready to start rooting for severe wx.

 

In The Mitt we can't even cheer for that anymore. Winter's 90% of the wx excitement around here.


Winter 2018-19 Snow Total = 55.3"  Largest Storm: 2x 7" (1/28-29 & 1/18-19)        Oct: 0.0 Nov: 15.2 Dec: 2.0 Jan: 21.7 Feb: 14.1 Mar: 2.3 Apr: 0.0 

 

Annual avg for mby = 49.9"  Avg for last 10 seasons = 67.4" (135% of normal)

2017-18 = 68.3"   2016-17 = 52"   2015-16 = 57.4"   2014-15 = 55.3"   2013-14 = 100.6" (coldest & snowiest in the modern record!)  2012-13 = 47.2"   2011-12 = 43.7"

 

Notable Blizzards/Snowstorms in SWMI: Nov 2015, Feb 2015, Jan 2014Feb 2011, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Jan 1982, Jan 1979, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, March 1973, Jan 1967, March 1947, Jan 1918

 

Legit Blizzards (high winds and dbl digit snows): Feb 2011, Dec 2009, Jan 2005, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Nov 1989, Jan 1982, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, Apr 1975, Mar 1973, Jan 1967

 

"Long range winter forecasting - it's like tossing darts in a hurricane.."  "In my day, they didn't name 'em, they just called 'em blizzards! *Shakes fist in air and ambles away mumbling to himself" and to think kids nowadays get day's off school because the wind blew. I think in '78 we only got 1 day off”  "..It's the U.P. where there are two seasons. Winter, and three months of bad skiing.."


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Posted 05 January 2019 - 09:36 PM

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In The Mitt we can't even cheer for that anymore. Winter's 90% of the wx excitement around here.


Yeah I paid attention to the mitt last spring/Summer. Looked brutal there. Absolutely zero thunderstorms from what I saw. At least in the bustiest years here we're guaranteed at least a couple tornado watches and a severe storm or two.
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>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 05 January 2019 - 09:59 PM

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You know there is (has been) no winter when the topic comes to svr weather in early Jan. But... there is more, order now and receive a double shot of winter. Just pay shipping and handling and you will receive your order in as early as 3 weeks!!
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2018-19 Snowfall- 47.0" - JAN 19'   18.7" (7th all time snowiest) Feb 19' 25.7" (All Time Snowiest FEB)  JAN and FEB 19' first back to back double digit snow months since J/F of 2011


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Posted 05 January 2019 - 10:10 PM

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You know there is (has been) no winter when the topic comes to svr weather in early Jan. But... there is more, order now and receive a double shot of winter. Just pay shipping and handling and you will receive your order in as early as 3 weeks!!

 

Was tempted to start a spring lawn-n-garden thread after today's wx


Winter 2018-19 Snow Total = 55.3"  Largest Storm: 2x 7" (1/28-29 & 1/18-19)        Oct: 0.0 Nov: 15.2 Dec: 2.0 Jan: 21.7 Feb: 14.1 Mar: 2.3 Apr: 0.0 

 

Annual avg for mby = 49.9"  Avg for last 10 seasons = 67.4" (135% of normal)

2017-18 = 68.3"   2016-17 = 52"   2015-16 = 57.4"   2014-15 = 55.3"   2013-14 = 100.6" (coldest & snowiest in the modern record!)  2012-13 = 47.2"   2011-12 = 43.7"

 

Notable Blizzards/Snowstorms in SWMI: Nov 2015, Feb 2015, Jan 2014Feb 2011, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Jan 1982, Jan 1979, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, March 1973, Jan 1967, March 1947, Jan 1918

 

Legit Blizzards (high winds and dbl digit snows): Feb 2011, Dec 2009, Jan 2005, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Nov 1989, Jan 1982, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, Apr 1975, Mar 1973, Jan 1967

 

"Long range winter forecasting - it's like tossing darts in a hurricane.."  "In my day, they didn't name 'em, they just called 'em blizzards! *Shakes fist in air and ambles away mumbling to himself" and to think kids nowadays get day's off school because the wind blew. I think in '78 we only got 1 day off”  "..It's the U.P. where there are two seasons. Winter, and three months of bad skiing.."


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Posted 05 January 2019 - 10:22 PM

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While working my job today in Fremont, ne- I saw someone mowing the lawn
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Posted 06 January 2019 - 08:06 AM

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If the ice thaws in the bay and it's above 50, I'll take my stand up jet ski out.


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Posted 06 January 2019 - 01:54 PM

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Where the Hell is the snow this Winter man!!!! :angry:

 

 

 

AHHHHH..that felt good.. :lol:


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Posted 08 January 2019 - 02:05 AM

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So windy here today the grass clippings are blowing around!!! instead of blowing snow - it's blowing grass in early JAN!!  :o

 

2.7" snowfall total for the season at DSM.  1.7" since late NOV. On pace to shatter the (least amount ever recorded)  record of 8" and change..... trace for 2019- on pace for a trace for 2019. . It just doesn't snow here. I haven't even needed to use a shovel this season.Not ONE TIME.!! At least I can laugh at those who went out and bought brand new snowblowers before the NOV storm that never was... In all seriousness there hasn't been but one 6"+ snowfall here in the last 3 years to even use a snowblower. Getting one ready for storage with draining the gas and all could be done in DEC!!!  Oh yeah- "Winter" is half over Jan 14th.


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2018-19 Snowfall- 47.0" - JAN 19'   18.7" (7th all time snowiest) Feb 19' 25.7" (All Time Snowiest FEB)  JAN and FEB 19' first back to back double digit snow months since J/F of 2011


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Posted 08 January 2019 - 07:07 AM

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Still no subzero readings here. We need a massive pattern change fast or it'll be the second season in history without any subzero temps. Our average window to see them is roughly mid-December to mid-February.
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>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 08 January 2019 - 07:18 AM

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Still no subzero readings here. We need a massive pattern change fast or it'll be the second season in history without any subzero temps. Our average window to see them is roughly mid-December to mid-February.

I can see it easily happening-- especially with no snow on the ground. Sarcasm intentional. 


2018-19 Snowfall- 47.0" - JAN 19'   18.7" (7th all time snowiest) Feb 19' 25.7" (All Time Snowiest FEB)  JAN and FEB 19' first back to back double digit snow months since J/F of 2011


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Posted 12 January 2019 - 12:51 AM

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Beautiful storm.

Makes me want to puke. This winter sucks.
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Posted 12 January 2019 - 06:23 AM

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Beautiful storm.

Makes me want to puke. This winter sucks.
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Yeah it is pretty nice. Not sure why yo-

 

*Looks at who posted it*

 

Oh. Yeah it does suck for you  :lol:


>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 14 January 2019 - 05:30 PM

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Yeah it is pretty nice. Not sure why yo-

*Looks at who posted it*

Oh. Yeah it does suck for you :lol:


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Posted 20 January 2019 - 08:47 AM

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No complaints today! :D


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Posted 21 January 2019 - 01:00 AM

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If my winter is going to suck again, I'm taking Kansas' winter with me.

"Suck it Kansas! Hey wait a minute..."

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In all seriousness, I have to laugh. I don't know what else to do. :lol:
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Posted 23 January 2019 - 06:52 PM

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I don't like to complain often, but after waiting 2 whole months to get a decent snowfall/cover, then to watch it get washed away after just 3 short days is a major crotch-kick! None of my decent snow cover has lasted anywhere close to a week. I can accept that when it's November, but the 3rd week of January?? In Michigan?? Gettin the ol Ohio treatment so far this winter and it's a horrid twist. Absolute opposite of all the notoriously snowy winters of yore. What a joke! Most of the countryside is back to ugly brown with splotchy white spots. After such a beautiful winter's day just Sunday, it was the exact opposite and a real downer driving home after work. This great winter's been mostly brown around here it's sad to say. Somebody has the nerve to mention 13-14 lol. I had 200% more snow at this point. This year and that shouldn't even be mentioned in the same conversation!


Winter 2018-19 Snow Total = 55.3"  Largest Storm: 2x 7" (1/28-29 & 1/18-19)        Oct: 0.0 Nov: 15.2 Dec: 2.0 Jan: 21.7 Feb: 14.1 Mar: 2.3 Apr: 0.0 

 

Annual avg for mby = 49.9"  Avg for last 10 seasons = 67.4" (135% of normal)

2017-18 = 68.3"   2016-17 = 52"   2015-16 = 57.4"   2014-15 = 55.3"   2013-14 = 100.6" (coldest & snowiest in the modern record!)  2012-13 = 47.2"   2011-12 = 43.7"

 

Notable Blizzards/Snowstorms in SWMI: Nov 2015, Feb 2015, Jan 2014Feb 2011, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Jan 1982, Jan 1979, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, March 1973, Jan 1967, March 1947, Jan 1918

 

Legit Blizzards (high winds and dbl digit snows): Feb 2011, Dec 2009, Jan 2005, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Nov 1989, Jan 1982, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, Apr 1975, Mar 1973, Jan 1967

 

"Long range winter forecasting - it's like tossing darts in a hurricane.."  "In my day, they didn't name 'em, they just called 'em blizzards! *Shakes fist in air and ambles away mumbling to himself" and to think kids nowadays get day's off school because the wind blew. I think in '78 we only got 1 day off”  "..It's the U.P. where there are two seasons. Winter, and three months of bad skiing.."


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Posted 23 January 2019 - 07:04 PM

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If my winter is going to suck again, I'm taking Kansas' winter with me.

"Suck it Kansas! Hey wait a minute..."

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In all seriousness, I have to laugh. I don't know what else to do. :lol:


You have had it bad for sure I will not take that from you......but this is what I laugh at. Look at the tongue of no snowfall along the Platte river going all the way into iowa. There is snow depth all around me and I’m in the middle enjoying brown grass while Lincoln and Omaha and points every where else have 5+ inches of snow. Weirdest thing I have ever seen

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Posted 23 January 2019 - 07:14 PM

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You have had it bad for sure I will not take that from you......but this is what I laugh at. Look at the tongue of no snowfall along the Platte river going all the way into iowa. There is snow depth all around me and I’m in the middle enjoying brown grass while Lincoln and Omaha and points every where else have 5+ inches of snow. Weirdest thing I have ever seen


That is terrible. As o have said, many of us in Nebraska have had a good snowfall winter, but several places keep getting missed and unfortunately that includes your area. It stinks, I’ve had those winters in my area where storms miss in all directions.
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Posted 23 January 2019 - 07:20 PM

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Ha ha Mother Nature, fill in the empty slot please!

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Posted 23 January 2019 - 07:23 PM

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That is terrible. As o have said, many of us in Nebraska have had a good snowfall winter, but several places keep getting missed and unfortunately that includes your area. It stinks, I’ve had those winters in my area where storms miss in all directions.


I can’t complain too bad because I got nailed last year while almost everyone else had some really bad luck. It’s just really unusual how this has set up where you have that small area splitting the state with no snow.
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Posted 24 January 2019 - 01:31 AM

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06Z GFS says let it snow where it snows and NO SNOW where it doesnt snow.And it doesn't snow anymore in C.IA. At least to make 1" in a 24hr period. This pattern sucks. I personally think DSM has a serious shot of going under 15" of snow for the winter season and a good shot at breaking the all time record for least snowiest (between 8-9")



Any takers??? I give 10 to 1 on the least snowiest winter on record at this range for DSM--- which really should be 137:1. ( or so) 2.7" through the end of DEC should be enticing. I take bets via paypal - Who wants to make a proposition? Talk is cheap. Actions matter and results are worth bragging. I like Tom and all, but if he was a betting man with his positiviness - he would be bankrupt . No issues agst TOM- he brings light to my day, but nothing in C.IA (not mby, but a large region) is going on. It's the worst winter since -- 2-3 years ago. Winters here have consistently sucked to the point that even OMA and LNK have more snow in the past 3 years than DSM to this date. (no issues to my friends out W-- just that typically DSM sees more moisture than you) I'am willing to wager that DSM will not see over 15" the entire winter which I believe is at least top 10 crap. One - two or even 5 times - I get it, randomness. But this is talking 20 or so storms (events) since last Winter where DSM has gotten not only the shaft, but the ladder to the abyss. One would think averages would work out, but averages in DSM over the past 4-5 years for snowfall are near lowest ever observed for any 4-5 period since 1878/.



d**n AGM GLobal Warming. I might just buy some "carbon credits" --- to "offset" this anomaly. Bigger "HA!" . But some take it serious, so I regress. Even myself after a weather rant and being passionate and all understand that the weather is uncontrollable and that life posses bigger issues (which I have) . It's like randomness in a bottle--- just wish this "randomness" would come around here some time this winter-- I will even take next winter. Enough. Sorry for the rant. And I wish the snow lovers the best. Get it when you can, cause the lean times are coming.

. Nice rant!! Lol

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Posted 24 January 2019 - 03:12 AM

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Ha ha Mother Nature, fill in the empty slot please!

 

That is truly pathetic.  This decade overall has been very awful, but THIS is the biggest kick in the balls of all.  I can't watch Lincoln and Omaha get accumulating snow again..

 

It has literally been EVERY direction.  You and I are just not getting any love.  Brown ground since the first week of December..unbelievable.


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Posted 24 January 2019 - 08:14 PM

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You have had it bad for sure I will not take that from you......but this is what I laugh at. Look at the tongue of no snowfall along the Platte river going all the way into iowa. There is snow depth all around me and I’m in the middle enjoying brown grass while Lincoln and Omaha and points every where else have 5+ inches of snow. Weirdest thing I have ever seen


Oh no. :o I am so sorry. That is truly terrible.

I really do sympathize with everyone else also. I hope I never come off as being self-centered in that regard.
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Posted 24 January 2019 - 08:18 PM

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. Nice rant!! Lol


I dont know how I ever missed that one but I agree. That's some next level philosophical weather history rant if I ever saw it. Lol. He wins. :lol: :lol:
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Posted 27 January 2019 - 04:07 PM

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Might as well be warm with no snow.
I'll take it. 2.5 days below avg with the "cold snap". Nothing compared to what you folks up north are going to go through.

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Posted 28 January 2019 - 06:04 AM

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Looked at some 511 Nebraska web cameras, there is basically little if any snow west of Lincoln in most of the state of Nebraska.  I still have some piles and snow on the shaded side of houses and buildings, but the rest has disappeared.  I have had it better than many others in the western 3/4 of the state, but others have had little to nothing most of this winter.  



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Posted 28 January 2019 - 06:30 AM

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There are patches of bare grass here, the rest of it is dirty crust. This past weekend with 3 straight days at 40 while everyone to our East was at or below 0 was a buzzkill.

>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2"), 2/19-20 (5.1"), 2/23 (8.0"), 3/2 (2.0"), 3/6-7 (4.3")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 55.5"             Coldest Low: -9*F (1/30, 3/4)

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT                Last flake of the season (so far): 3/9/2019 @ 12:51 PM CST

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 28 January 2019 - 07:10 AM

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There are patches of bare grass here, the rest of it is dirty crust. This past weekend with 3 straight days at 40 while everyone to our East was at or below 0 was a buzzkill.

Many parts have been brown since late Nov.  Cold and windy with brown ground is just gross.  We really need this pattern to shift.  Northwest flow with clippers is rarely conducive to much moisture around here.  



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Posted 01 February 2019 - 11:23 AM

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Cant complain. Its been a frigid, Winter Wonderland here in SEMI. :D


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Posted 01 February 2019 - 07:45 PM

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Cant complain. Its been a frigid, Winter Wonderland here in SEMI. :D

 

My wife this evening said our street looked like Siberia. She might just know, since she's a native of. Just sayin'


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Winter 2018-19 Snow Total = 55.3"  Largest Storm: 2x 7" (1/28-29 & 1/18-19)        Oct: 0.0 Nov: 15.2 Dec: 2.0 Jan: 21.7 Feb: 14.1 Mar: 2.3 Apr: 0.0 

 

Annual avg for mby = 49.9"  Avg for last 10 seasons = 67.4" (135% of normal)

2017-18 = 68.3"   2016-17 = 52"   2015-16 = 57.4"   2014-15 = 55.3"   2013-14 = 100.6" (coldest & snowiest in the modern record!)  2012-13 = 47.2"   2011-12 = 43.7"

 

Notable Blizzards/Snowstorms in SWMI: Nov 2015, Feb 2015, Jan 2014Feb 2011, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Jan 1982, Jan 1979, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, March 1973, Jan 1967, March 1947, Jan 1918

 

Legit Blizzards (high winds and dbl digit snows): Feb 2011, Dec 2009, Jan 2005, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Nov 1989, Jan 1982, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, Apr 1975, Mar 1973, Jan 1967

 

"Long range winter forecasting - it's like tossing darts in a hurricane.."  "In my day, they didn't name 'em, they just called 'em blizzards! *Shakes fist in air and ambles away mumbling to himself" and to think kids nowadays get day's off school because the wind blew. I think in '78 we only got 1 day off”  "..It's the U.P. where there are two seasons. Winter, and three months of bad skiing.."